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Electronic Arts’ Earnings Preview: FPS Games & FIFA Franchise To Drive Revenue Growth

by Trefis Team
Gaming giant  Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) is scheduled to announce its first quarter report for the 2015 fiscal year on July 22. The company accounted for nearly 14% of global video game software sales last year. According to the research group N...
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Pandora Earnings Preview: Growing Market Share and Improving Monetization in Focus

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Pandora Media (NYSE:P) will report its Q2 2014 results on July 24th. We want to remind investors that the company has changed its fiscal year to a calendar year end and that the upcoming results will indicate its performance for the three-month p...
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Can Aeropostale’s Margins Revive?

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With only basic products such as logo t-shirts, jeans and hoodies in its portfolio, teen apparel retailer  Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO) has had a difficult time in attracting customers. As the U.S. economy started recovering, the retailer found it extr...
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Broadening Cloud, HANA Base Could Accelerate H2FY14 Sales for SAP

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German software developer SAP SE (NYSE:SAP) delivered a mixed set of second quarter earnings, reporting higher than estimated bottom line numbers while missing consensus revenue estimate. Non-IFRS revenues of €4.15 billion fell short of analyst e...
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Philip Morris International’s Second Quarter Earnings Rise on Pricing Gains, Slower Volume Decline

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Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM) reported higher second quarter earnings on July 17, as a result of pricing gains and slower decline in sales volume. Despite significant currency headwinds, the company reported an 8.5% year-on-year jump in e...
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Earnings Preview: Higher Operating Margins Could Offset The Impact Of Product Overhaul At Ford

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Ford Motors (NYSE:F) is scheduled to announce its Q2 FY14 earnings on July 24. The company finished 2013 on a high, recording an 18th consecutive quarter of pre-tax profit and its automotive division posted an unprecedented cash flow of $6.1 bill...
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IBM Earnings: Revenues Decline, Albeit at a Slower Pace

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International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) posted its Q2 results on July 17. The company reported a marginal decline in revenues due to cross currency headwinds and disinvestment of the  customer care outsourcing business. While the revenues dec...
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F5 to Retain its Growth Momentum in Q3’14

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F5 Networks (NASDAQ:FFIV), a leading provider of technology that optimizes the delivery of network-based applications, will report its Q3 2014 earnings on July 23. At $420 million, the company’s Q2 2014 revenue came in above its target range, dri...
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Caterpillar’s Net Could Rise Despite Mining Weakness On Construction Sales Growth & Gains From Cost Cuts

by Trefis Team
Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) will announce its second quarter earnings Thursday, July 24. The maker of mining and construction machinery is coming off a good first quarter in which despite its flat top line, its profits rose on gains from cost reductio...
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GE Remains On Track To Achieve Annual Targets With Strong Growth In Its Industrial Segment

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General Electric (NYSE:GE) posted healthy growth in its second quarter results as higher airplane engine deliveries and oil & gas equipment shipments outweighed weakness from the global mining sector and the U.S. healthcare industry. The indu...
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Intuitive Surgical Earnings Preview: Market Concerns, Low Procedure Volumes To Weigh On Sales

by Trefis Team
Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG) reported disappointing results last quarter, with net income stumbling about 77% year-over-year (y-o-y) to just over $44 million from $189 million in Q1 2013. Total revenue for the first quarter was about $465 mil...
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Juniper Earnings Preview: Edge Routers, Enterprise Switches, Cost-Cutting Initiatives In Focus

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Juniper (NYSE:JNPR) is expected to announce its Q2 2014 results on Tuesday, July 22. The networking company has done well in recent quarters, growing its revenues and operating margins on increased demand for enterprise switches and edge routers....
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Qualcomm’s Earnings Preview: Stronger Growth in the Second Half of FY’14

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Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) is set to announce its Q3 2014 earnings on July 23. The semiconductor giant’s top line growth is being restricted by a possible saturation at the high-end of the smartphone market and a growing mix of emerging market ...
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DuPont Earnings Preview: Lower Seed Sales, Chemical Prices To Weigh On Earnings

by Trefis Team
DuPont (NYSE:DD) is set to announce its 2014 second quarter earnings on July 22. The company is expected to report a year-on-year decline in earnings per share for the quarter, primarily due to lower agricultural products and chemicals segment ea...
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Dow Earnings Preview: Margin Improvement, Divestiture Progress In Focus

by Trefis Team
The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) is scheduled to announce its 2014 second quarter earnings on July 23. We expect the company to primarily draw growth from thicker margins as a result of higher operating leverage. According to Dow’s recen...
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